Simple trick to add texture to your braid: Get 3 strands for a normal braid. Loosely braid One Strand. Use that braided strand with the other 2 to form the final braid of all your hair. Loosen with fingers for more "messy.
If you are looking for a way to make those old t-shirts look fab again then we have found just the idea for you. This DIY Racerback Tank Top idea is a great way to infuse an old tee with some contemporary style. Give it a shot and see what you think.